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Art Medeiros discusses growing up in a fishing and lobstering community and family; depletion of fish stocks; the Blessing of the Fleet; and fishing out of Stonington as an occupation.
Medeiros, Arthur, 1931- (Creator)
Interview conducted by Fred Calabretta on May 18, 1993 at Stonington, Connecticut. Transcript available for use in the Sound Archives Division. Preferred citation: OH 93-18, Sound Archives, G.W. Blunt White Library, Mystic seaport Museum, Inc. Biographical data: Arthur Medeiros began working on a lobster boat at age 10. At the time of the interview he owned and operated two draggers out of Stonington. He was also President of the Southeastern Connecticut Fisherman's Association.
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